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Video: Speeding Miami Cop Gets Community Service

April 06, 2012  | 

VIDEO: Fla. Trooper Arrests Miami Cop at Gunpoint

The Miami Police officer who was caught doing more than 100 mph on the Florida Turnpike by a Highway Patrol trooper accepted a plea deal in court on Thursday.

Fausto Lopez pled no contest to a reckless driving charge; a misdemeanor which is punishable by up to 90 days in jail.

Lopez was ordered to pay the costs of prosecution, $3,300, and perform 100 hours of community service.  He will not have to serve any jail time or probation.

Read the full WTSP story.

Related:

Miami Cop Detained for Driving 120 mph (video)

Tags: Catching Speeders, Miami PD, Florida Highway Patrol, Thin Blue Line


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gp cobb @ 4/9/2012 7:10 PM

........ and take his badge please.........

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